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Case Report on Congress of Racial Equality and the Freedom Ride Movement

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610815-005
Author
Painter, Willie B.
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Document Date
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
Genre
Report
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Painter, Willie B.
Author Affiliation
State of Alabama Department of Public Safety, Investigative and Indentification Division
Document ID
610815-005
Document Date
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Type of Version
Fragment
Status
Undecided
Place Written
Montgomery, Ala.
Genre
Report
Document Length
6 pp.
Dates
1958
5/14/1961
5/29/1961
4/1961
1946
7/20/1961
7/14/1932
6/15/1961-8/15/1961
5/14/1961-7/1/1961
Names
Mann, Floyd H.
Kimbrough, N.W.
Faither, Thomas
Hughes, Genevieve McLean
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Kennedy, Robert F.
Faubus, Orval Eugene
Gittelsohn, Roland Bertram
Rustin, Bayard
Robinson, Jackie
Smith, Lillian Eugenia
Thurman, Howard
Wurf, Jerry
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Black, Algernon D. (Algernon David)
Chalmers, Allan Knight
Dickerson, Earl B.
Gibbons, Harold J.
Goldberg, Arthur J.
Houser, George M.
Muste, Abraham John
Reid, Ira De Augustine
Jones, E. Stanley (Eli Stanley)
Maslow, Will
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Reuther, Walter
Taylor, Gardner C.
Zimmerman, Charles S.
Holden, Anna
Peck, James
Gaither, Tom
Carey, Gordon
Rich, Marvin
Robinson, James R.
Farmer, James
Abernathy, Ralph
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash)
Carey, James B.
Clark, Grenville
Baldwin, James
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Freedom Ride Movement
United States. Supreme Court
Emergency Civil Liberties Committee
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee
International Fellowship of Reconciliation
War Resisters League
United States. Congress. House of Representatives
United States. House of Representatives. Committee on Un-American Activities
Southern Conference Educational Fund, Inc.
Alabama. Dept. of Public Safety
United States National Student Association
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Beulah Baptist Church
Places
New York, N.Y.
Winnsboro, S.C.
Washington, D.C.
Chevy Chase, Md.
New Orleans, La.
Anniston, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Code for Location of Original
BPD-AB
Location of Original
Birmingham Police Department Surveillance Files, 1947-1980, Birmingham Public and Jefferson County Free Library, Birmingham, Ala.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/24/2000 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/28/2000
Date Updated
6/2/2015 2:08:21 PM
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Partial List of Freedom Riders

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610000-129
Document Date
[1961]
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Document ID
610000-129
Document Date
[1961]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
2 pp.
Names
Vivian, C. T. [Community Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)]
Bevel, James L. (James Luther) [American Baptist Seminary]
LaFayette, Bernard
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Lawson, James M. [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Lewis, John [American Baptist Seminary]
Smith, Ruby Doris
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Community Baptist Church (Nashville, Tenn.)
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
American Baptist Seminary
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Nashville, Tenn.
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Freedom rides
Segregation in transportation
Student movements
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 35, folder 2
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/4/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/28/2002 8:51
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:54 AM
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Letter to Editor of Time magazine

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document620110-003
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Document Date
1/10/1962
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Author
Wilkins, Roy
Author Dates
1901-1981
Author Affiliation
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Document ID
620110-003
Document Date
1/10/1962
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Letter
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Washington, Booker T.
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Organizations
Time Magazine
Congress of Racial Equality
Places
New York, N.Y.
Jackson, Miss.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Afro-Americans and mass media
Jail no bail
Internal Conflicts
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Articles about
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Arrests
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group III-A263
Copy Location (1)
CSKC-INP, Coretta Scott King Collection, In Private Hands
Filing Info
File 7
Copy Location (2)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
6/28/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
6/29/2005 10:41:2
3/6/2013 tenisha
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:28 AM
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Story of freedom rides

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610531-020
Place Written
Jackson, Miss.
Document Date
5/31/1961
Genre
Essay
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document ID
610531-020
Document Date
5/31/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Handwritten -- other than author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Place Written
Jackson, Miss.
Genre
Essay
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Abernathy, Ralph [First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)]
LaFayette, Bernard
Patterson, John Malcolm
Peck, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Zwerg, Jim [Nashville's Christian Leadership Conference]
Moore, Jamie [Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.]
Connor, Eugene
Collins, Lucretia
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Lot (Biblical figure)
Lot's wife (Biblical figure)
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Nashville's Christian Leadership Conference
First Baptist Church (Montgomery, Ala.)
Greyhound Bus Lines
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Birmingham (Ala.). Police Dept.
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Afro-Americans--Intimidation of
Meetings
Segregation in transportation
Arrest
Other Topics
Matthew 9:37
Code for Location of Original
EJBC-NN-Sc
Location of Original
Ella J. Baker Papers, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library, New York, N.Y.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/5/2002 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
12/5/2002 10:38:28
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:03 AM
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Oral history interview by Taylor Branch

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Author
Farmer, James
Document Date
11/18/1983
Genre
Audio
Document Type
Audio Tape
Author
Farmer, James
Author Dates
1920-1999
Document ID
831118-000
Document Date
11/18/1983
Document Type
Audio Tape
Status
Cal. 7
Genre
Audio
Document Length
226.0 min.
Document Note
MP3
Dates
5/17/1961
9/1961
12/24/1962
9/2/1962
12/4/1963
2/1964
7/1965
1967
12/25/1965
11/27/1965
1960
1956
7/2/1963
8/19/1964
11/19/1964
4/1965
6/8/1968
Names
Goodman, Andrew
Chaney, James Earl
Vanocur, Sander
Bradlee, Ben
Wilkins, Roy
Evers, Medgar Wiley
Carmichael, Stokely
Forman, James
Miles, O. Thomas
Collins, Lucretia
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Abernathy, Ralph
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Lewis, John
Nash, Diane
Price, Cecil
Rainey, Lawrence
Snodgrass
Gregory, Mr.
Melman, Seymour
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald)
Hill, Norman
Peterson, Lula
Rustin, Bayard
Branton, Wiley A.
Young, Whitney M.
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar)
Wachtel, Harry H.
LaFayette, Bernard
Gandhi, Mahatma
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Connor, Eugene
Lawson, James M.
Castle, Doris
Barnett, Ross R.
X, Malcolm
Belafonte, Harry
Johnson, Paul B.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines)
Schwerner, Michael Henry
Bartlett, Edward Lewis
Booker, Simeon
Harrington, Michael
Shriver, Sargent
Blackwell, Randolph T.
Powell, Adam Clayton
Stone, Chuck
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand)
Gibons, Sam
Lewis, David Levering
Peck, James
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt)
Carey, Gordon R.
Young, Andrew
Williams, Hosea
Chaney, (Mrs.)
Robinson, Cleveland L. (Cleveland Lowellyn)
White, Lee C.
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Thomas, Norman
Greenberg, Jack
Garrow, David
Marshall, Burke
Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville)
Carey, Archibald J. (Archibald James)
Odell, Jack
Poston, Ted
DeLoach, Cartha D.
McDonald, Dora E.
Blayton, Jesse B.
Wiley, George A.
Kennedy, Jay Richard
Levison, Stanley D.
Levison, Janet Alterman
Muste, Abraham John
Worth, William
Wurf, Jerry
Randolph, A. Philip (Asa Philip)
Smiley, Glenn E.
Reagan, Ronald
Lynch, Lincoln
McKissick, Floyd B. (Floyd Bixler)
Organizations
Center for Community Action Education
Communist Party of the United States of America
Alabama National Guard
Mississippi National Guard
Jet Magazine
National Youth Administration
Office of Economic Opportunity
Washington Post
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Congress of Racial Equality
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
National Literacy Drive
United States. White House
United States. Congress. House of Representatives. Education and Labor Committee
National Action Council
Citizenship Education Program
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Central Intelligence Agency
Poor People's Campaign
United States. Department of Agriculture
Marshall Field Foundation
United Nations
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
Le Figaro Magazine
Roosevelt Hotel
New York Amsterdam News
United States. Department of Justice
New York Post
Antioch College
John F. Kennedy International Airport
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
Jackson, Miss.
Atlanta, Ga.
Birmingham, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Nashville, Tenn.
Connecticut
Commonwealth of the Bahamas
India
Marshall, Texas
Chicago, Ill.
Pasadena, Calif.
Durham, N.C.
Boston, Mass.
St. Louis, Mo.
Selma, Ala.
Los Angeles, Calif.
Democratic Republic of the Congo
New York, N.Y.
Washington, D.C.
St. Augustine, Fla.
South Carolina
Philadelphia, Pa.
Savannah, Ga.
Atlantic City, N.J.
Oslo, Norway
Topics
Freedom rides
Saint Augustine (Fla.)--Race relations
Civil Rights Act, 1964
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Critics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Honors - Nobel Peace Prize
Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975
Communism
Voting Rights Act, 1965
Meetings
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Code for Location of Original
TBP-NcU
Location of Original
Taylor Branch Papers, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, N.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
12/5/2013 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
3/8/2016 corala
Date Updated
3/8/2016 10:41:25 AM
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Memo, ''To those interested in non-violent resistance aspects of the Montgomery, Alabama protest against segregation on the city buses.''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document560309-008
Author
Jack, Homer Alexander
Document Date
[3/9/1956]
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Jack, Homer Alexander
Author Dates
1916-1993
Document ID
560309-008
Document Date
[3/9/1956]
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Status
Cal. 3
Genre
Letter
Document Length
3 pp.
Dates
3/19/1956
7/1956
5/28/1956
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Gandhi, Mahatma
Gregg, Richard Bartlett
Houser, George M.
Thurman, Howard
Farmer, James
Powell, Adam Clayton
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Fellowship of Reconciliation
War Resisters League
American Friends Service Committee
Places
Birmingham, Ala.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
Chicago, Ill.
Topics
Nonviolence
Gandhism
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Other Topics
New York Times
New York Herald Tribune
Reporter
Code for Location of Original
BRP-DLC
Location of Original
Bayard Rustin Papers, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
4/12/1995 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
04/14/1995
Date Updated
4/13/2009 2:55:35 PM
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Chronology of Student Movement

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document611219-011
Author
Zinn, Howard
Document Date
2/1/1960-12/19/1961
Genre
Ephemera
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Author
Zinn, Howard
Author Dates
1922-
Document ID
611219-011
Document Date
2/1/1960-12/19/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Autograph -- author's hand
Document Type
Document
Status
undecided
Genre
Ephemera
Document Length
3 pp.
Names
Richmond, David
Collins, LeRoy
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Rogers, William P. (William Pierce)
Wilkins, Roy [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)]
Sutton, Percy
Johnson, Frank Minis
Wykoff, Elizabeth
Moore, Russell
Kennedy, Robert F.
Farmer, James
Warren, Earl
Harlan, John Marshall
Hartsfield, William Berry
Organizations
Georgia A&T
Woolworth's
Fisk University
New York Times Company
Harvard University
Yale University
Princeton University
Vassar College
University of Wisconsin
University of Indiana
University of California, Berkeley
Southern University
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Friendly Relations Committee (Atlanta, Ga.)
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Regional Council
Alabama State University
Jackson State University
Places
Greensboro, N.C.
Portsmouth, Va.
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Atlanta, Ga.
Nashville, Tenn.
Baton Rouge, La.
Raleigh, N.C.
Charlotte, N.C.
Winston-Salem, N.C.
Durham, N.C.
Arlington, Va.
Alexandria, Va.
Wisonsin
Berkeley, Calif.
Austin, Tex.
Corpus Christi, Tex.
Galvestone, Tex.
San Antonio, Tex.
Miami, Fla.
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Norfolk, Va.
Knoxville, Tenn.
Jacksonville, Fla.
Birmingham, Ala.
Montgomery, Ala.
New Orleans, La.
Little Rock, Ark.
Baltimore, Md.
Newcastle, Del.
Richmond, Va.
Wilmington, Del.
Anniston, Ga.
McComb, Miss.
Albany, Ga.
Topics
Albany Movement
Civil Disobedience
Civil rights demonstrations
Civil rights movements
Demonstrations
Direct action
Freedom rides
Lunch counter sit-in, 1960
Nonviolence
Segregation in transportation
Sit-ins
Student movements
Arrest
Code for Location of Original
HZP-WHi
Location of Original
Howard Zinn Papers, 1956-1970, State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 2, folder 8
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/5/2003 12:00:00 AM
Date Updated
12/6/2010 3:11:15 PM
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Press release, Freedom Ride Coordinating Committee formed

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610524-005
Author
Wood, James R.
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
5/24/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wood, James R.
Author Affiliation
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610524-005
Document Date
5/24/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
2 pp.
Dates
5/23/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Walker, Wyatt Tee
Farmer, James
King, Edward B.
Patterson, John Malcolm
Nash, Diane [Fisk University]
Organizations
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (US)
Congress of Racial Equality
Fisk University
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
South Carolina
Mississippi
Nashville, Tenn.
Louisiana
Topics
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with government officials
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--publicity
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Collection, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group IIIA-289, A175
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
2/26/1996 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
8/4/2010
6/4/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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Press release, ''SCLC to meet to discuss deep south in social revolution''

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610907-012
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Document Date
9/7/1961
Genre
Press release
Document Type
Document
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Document ID
610907-012
Document Date
9/7/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Document
Status
Cal. 7
Place Written
Atlanta, Ga.
Genre
Press release
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
9/27/1961 - 9/29/1961
Names
King, Martin Luther, Jr. [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
Lawson, James M.
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
Seigenthaler, John [United States. Dept. of Justice]
Belafonte, Harry
Abernathy, Ralph
Shuttlesworth, Fred L.
Steele, C. Kenzie
Smith, Kelly Miller [Nashville Christian Leadership Council]
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
United States. Dept. of Justice
Nashville Christian Leadership Council
Places
Nashville, Tenn.
Anniston, Ala.
Birmingham, Ala.
Tallahassee, Fla.
Montgomery, Ala.
Topics
Freedom rides
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--meetings
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--fund raising
Code for Location of Original
SCLCR-GAMK
Location of Original
Southern Christian Leadership Conference Records, 1954-1970, Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc., Atlanta, Ga.
Location of Original - Detail
Box 120, folder 4
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
11/8/2005 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
1/8/2006 11:48:16
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Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:19:37 AM
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Memo to Roy Wilkins

http://okra.stanford.edu/en/permalink/document610524-004
Author
Wright, Herbert L.
Document Date
5/24/1961
Genre
Letter
Document Type
Letter
Type of Writing
Typed
Author
Wright, Herbert L.
Document ID
610524-004
Document Date
5/24/1961
Type of Writing
Typed
Document Type
Letter
Type of Version
Copy
Genre
Letter
Document Length
1 p.
Dates
5/23/1961
Names
Wilkins, Roy
Farmer, James [Congress of Racial Equality]
King, Edward B. [Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)]
Nash, Diane [Nashville Student Christian Association]
Walker, Wyatt Tee [Southern Christian Leadership Conference]
King, Martin Luther, Jr.
Current, Gloster B. (Gloster Bryant)
Organizations
Congress of Racial Equality
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Nashville Student Christian Association
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Yale University
Places
Montgomery, Ala.
New Haven, Conn.
New Orleans, La.
Topics
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Public Speaking
Freedom rides
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--relations with other organizations
Student movements
Southern Christian Leadership Conference--strategic planning
Code for Location of Original
NAACPP-DLC
Location of Original
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Papers, 1909-1955, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Location of Original - Detail
Group III-A213
Copy Location (1)
MLKPP, Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Date Created
8/10/1994 12:00:00 AM
Date Verified
08/12/1994
6/4/2013 dbeals
Date Updated
6/2/2015 9:18:55 AM
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